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The Tragic life : Bessie Head and literature in southern Africa, edited by Cecil Abrahams

Label
The Tragic life : Bessie Head and literature in southern Africa
Title
The Tragic life
Title remainder
Bessie Head and literature in southern Africa
Statement of responsibility
edited by Cecil Abrahams
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
AMK
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The Tragic life : Bessie Head and literature in southern Africa, edited by Cecil Abrahams
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
The tragic life of Bessie Head / Cecil Abrahams -- Social and political pressures that shape literature in Southern Africa / Bessie Head -- A method in the madness: Bessie Head's A Question of Power / Carol Margaret Davison -- The politics of madness in Bessie Head's A Question of Power / Roger A. Berger -- Venturing into feminist consciousness: Bessie Head and Buchi Emecheta / Nancy Topping Bazin -- Power and the question of good and evil in Bessie Head's novels / Virginia Ola -- The world of Bessie Head / Ella Robinson -- Of human trials and triumphs: Bessie Head's collection of treasures / Femi Ojo-Ade -- Narrative strategies in Bessie Head's stories / Nigel Thomas -- Imagery in Bessie Head's work / Horace I. Goddard -- The fairy tale and the nightmare / Daniel Gover -- Windows of womanhood / Ezenwa-Ohaeto
Control code
21990975
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
131 p.
Isbn
9780865431768
Lccn
90081309
Label
The Tragic life : Bessie Head and literature in southern Africa, edited by Cecil Abrahams
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
The tragic life of Bessie Head / Cecil Abrahams -- Social and political pressures that shape literature in Southern Africa / Bessie Head -- A method in the madness: Bessie Head's A Question of Power / Carol Margaret Davison -- The politics of madness in Bessie Head's A Question of Power / Roger A. Berger -- Venturing into feminist consciousness: Bessie Head and Buchi Emecheta / Nancy Topping Bazin -- Power and the question of good and evil in Bessie Head's novels / Virginia Ola -- The world of Bessie Head / Ella Robinson -- Of human trials and triumphs: Bessie Head's collection of treasures / Femi Ojo-Ade -- Narrative strategies in Bessie Head's stories / Nigel Thomas -- Imagery in Bessie Head's work / Horace I. Goddard -- The fairy tale and the nightmare / Daniel Gover -- Windows of womanhood / Ezenwa-Ohaeto
Control code
21990975
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
131 p.
Isbn
9780865431768
Lccn
90081309

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